Costock Village Pinfold, Costock, Rushcliffe Borough, Nottinghamshire. UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ProvTwo2-4
N 52° 49.915 W 001° 09.081
30U E 624539 N 5855174
Quick Description: The Village Pinfold at Costock, Borough of Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/5/2014 6:28:47 AM
Waymark Code: WMKN5Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged
Views: 4

Long Description:
On Main Street on the right going towards East Leake.

The pinfold has been rebuilt with walls reduced making a pleasant seating area on the main street.

The walls are of brick, 1ft thick with triangular blue capping all round. The rear wall is 5ft 6ins in height, the front and sides are 3ft 7ins. Probably 5ft 6ins all round originally.

Central opening in road side wall, 5ft 6ins wide. No gate is fitted to allow for easy access by the public.

The floor is of brick, in a herringbone pattern with small flowerbeds around the wall.

There is an L-shaped seat inside one corner.

This particularly well kept pinfold is the smallest recorded in the county.
Approximate dimensions: 16ft 9ins x 18ft 10ins.

Condition: Well preserved or restored

Marked by sign?: no

Construction Material: Brick

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